Grems Name Meaning

German: derogatory nickname from a derivative of Middle High German gremzen ‘to be moody or objectionable’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Gress, Greis, Grams, Grass, Reis, Grenz, Greif, Brems, Ress, Gretz

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Grems Family Origin

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Grems Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Housekeeper

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Grems. A less common occupation for the Grems family was Housekeeper. The most common Grems occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Grems's were Farmers.

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Grems Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Grems life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Grems in 1964 was 84, and 83 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Grems

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